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Bet the Angels-Athletics Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Angels-Athletics Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Angels-Athletics Series hot trends for the period beginning May 27, 2019.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/28/2019

Bet the Giants-Marlins Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Indians vs. Red Sox Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Giants-Marlins Series hot trends for the period beginning May 27, 2019.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/28/2019

Sports Betting News: Hearings Underway in Mass, Rotogrinders, PocketFive Acquired

Hearings were underway Tuesday and Wednesday to determine if sports betting should be legalized in the state of Massachusetts.  The public will offer feedback on Wednesday. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/28/2019

Top USA Sportsbook Apps

Top USA Sportsbook Apps

Being a sports bettor from the United States can sometimes be a sad experience. Due to over reaching regulations from Uncle Sam, many gambling sites don’t want to touch Americans at all.

Submitted by Payton on, May/28/2019

2019 Cricket World Cup Betting Guide, Preview

2019 Cricket World Cup Betting Guide, Preview

England will be the host of the 2019 Cricket World Cup. The World Cup will begin on May 30th, and will end on July 14th. Ten international teams will vie for the chance to win the sport’s 12th World Cup.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/28/2019

Today's Top Consensus Plays - May 26

Today's Top Consensus Plays - May 26

Today's top consensus plays include the Diamondbacks, Yankees and Astros, all seeing between 75% and 80% of the plays.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/26/2019

Drake Halftime Mention Bet Pays Out Big

Drake Halftime Mention Bet Pays Out Big

That score resulted in a $30 payout for every $10 bet or $300 for every $100 bet.

Submitted by Tyrone Black on, May/26/2019

Can I Bet the Indy 500 Online From My State?

Can I Bet the Indy 500 Online From My State?

Licensed offshore sportsbooks are accessible from all US states.  Some states have begun licensing their own in-state operated sportsbooks following the May 2018 US Supreme Court decision to legalize sports betting throughout the country. No matter what state you are in, you will be able to bet the Indy 500 online.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/26/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Ohio?

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Ohio?

Sports betting has not yet been legalized in Buckeye State.  As such, those living in Ohio can access offshore sportsbooks that operate in jurisdictions where sports wagering is legal.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/26/2019

Today's MLB Consensus Plays: Dodgers, Yankees, Rockies

Today's MLB Consensus Plays: Dodgers, Yankees, Rockies

The three Major League Baseball consensus plays seeing the most action were the Dodgers, Yankees and Rockies, each at around 75%.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/25/2019

Bet the Yankees vs. Royals Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Yankees vs. Royals Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Yankees vs. Royals Series hot trends for the period beginning May 24, 2019.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/25/2019

How to Run an In-Play Sportsbook the Right Way

How to Run an In-Play Sportsbook the Right Way

In their "must read" book "The Logic of Sports Betting", Ed Miller and Matthew Davidow discuss the pitfalls of offering live in-play wagering, which now accounts for more than half of the betting activity at some offshore sportsbooks.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/25/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Massachusetts?

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Massachusetts?

Massachusetts does not license online sportsbooks at the moment, however, a number of offshore gambling sites are accessible from the state. 

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/24/2019

Marlins-Nationals Line Monitor May 24: Early Total Shift Observed, Nats Down 10

Marlins-Nationals Line Monitor May 24: Early Total Shift Observed

An early shift in the Marlins-Nationals game line had Washington open at -149 and drop to -140 and the total open at 8.5 move to 9. Early consensus action had the Nats seeing 75%.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/24/2019

Twins Tie Franchise Record With 8 Home Runs vs Angels

Twins Tie Franchise Record With 8 Home Runs vs Angels

C.J. Cron believed in spring training that the Minnesota Twins were going to have a good offense this season. Their hitting hasn't just been good, it has been powerful.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/24/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Alabama?

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Alabama?

Alabama has not yet legalized online sports betting.  Nonetheless, offshore sportsbooks are easily accessed from the state.

Submitted by Mary Montgomery on, May/24/2019

Sports Betting News: 'US Gaming Companies Need to Look at Asia', Louisiana Bill Doesn't Pass

Sports Betting News: 'US Gaming Companies Need to Look at Asia',

At 65-27, the tally came up five votes shy of the 70 needed for House Bill 587 to progress.  That bill looks to set up the tax and regulatory structure for sports betting in Louisiana.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/23/2019

Holzhauer Wasn't Leading for Once

Holzhauer Wasn't Leading for Once

James Holzhauer exited the first round out of the lead for once.

Submitted by Jordan Bach on, May/23/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Washington?

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Washington?

Washington is the only US state that explicitly makes placing an online sports bet a crime.

Submitted by Ean Lamb on, May/23/2019

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Tennessee?

Is Bovada Legal to Bet on From Tennessee?

The popular online sportsbook and casino site Bovada (formerly known as Bodog) is among the many online gambling sites accessible to those living in the state of Tennessee. Its bonus offer is much lower than that offered by competing sites however.

Submitted by Dan Shapiro on, May/23/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Tennessee

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in Tennessee

Tennessee has just passed a law that allows for licensing of sportsbooks in-state with online sportsbooks coming to the Volunteer State shortly.

Submitted by Gilbert Horowitz on, May/23/2019

Sharps All Over Bears Early

Sharps All Over Bears Early

Sharp gamblers were banging the Bears in both Week 2 and Week 3 based on information provided by Las Vegas sportsbook operator CG Technology.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/23/2019

Bookies Behaving Badly Part 7: Al Ross Was Bad, His Son Denny Was Worse

This article was originally published in November 2015.  OWN featured a Dateline episode profiling this case on January 2, 2018 at 9 am EST with a rebroadcast expected at Midnight.

Submitted by Thomas Somach on, May/23/2019

Bet the Braves vs. Giants Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Braves vs. Giants Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Braves-Giants Series hot trends for the period beginning May 23, 2019.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/23/2019

Bet the Phillies vs. Cubs Series - Hot Betting Trends

Bet the Phillies vs. Cubs Series - Hot Betting Trends

Gambling911.com takes a look at the Phillies vs. Cubs Series hot trends for the period beginning May 22, 2019. 

Submitted by Tony Caliente on, May/23/2019

Sports Betting News: FanDuel Becomes Official Partner of FuboTV, Louisiana Approves Fantasy Sports

Sports Betting News: FanDuel Becomes Official Partner of FuboTV, Louisiana Approves Fantasy Sports

The online fantasy sports and betting firm FanDuel has formed its first over-the-top partnership with FuboTV.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/23/2019

Become a Bookie Agent With a Pay Per Head Provider

Become a Bookie Agent With a Pay Per Head Provider

In the world of bookmaking, there are two terms you will hear often: Bookie and agent.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/23/2019

Is MyBookie Legal in California

Is MyBookie Legal in California

MyBookie is a popular online sportsbook that is accessible from California.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/23/2019

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in California

Is Online Sports Betting Legal in California

California does not license online sportsbooks, however, a number of offshore gambling sites are accessible from the state.  The question of legality will receive a different answer depending on who you ask.

Submitted by Don Shapiro on, May/23/2019

More Means Less for Atlantic City as Profits Down

Atlantic City Revenues Way Down

More casinos have meant less profit in Atlantic City since two gambling halls reopened last summer.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/23/2019

Breaking News

$1 Million First Place Prize Online Tournament Venom Returns at ACR

$1 Million First Place Prize Online Tournament Venom Returns at ACR

We're not talking a $1 million cash prize pool here.  This is your chance to win $1 million all to yourself with the upcoming $1 Million Venom online poker tournament, the first of its kind. 

Bet the Democratic Poll Position for Candidates After First Debate - Odds

Bet the Democratic Poll Position for Candidates After First Debate - Odds

BetOnline is currently offering a wide array of prop bets for this week's two-night Democratic Debate, the first for the 2020 US Presidential election.

Gambling and Sports Betting News Wire - June 25, 2019

Here are today's headlines in the world of gambling and sports betting as they happen - Tuesday June 25, 2019.